Calendar

Youth & Family Programs

Aug
11
Wed
Getaway Wednesdays: Discovery Station @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Free/Garden Member; Garden Admission/General Public
Aug 11 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Wednesdays, June 9–August 25

Stop by the Nielsen Children’s Garden for free, fun, hands-on activities and crafts your family can do at your own pace. Learn more about the world of horticulture and gain an appreciation for plants and nature.

Don’t forget that admission on BMO Harris Bank Getaway Wednesdays is BOGO free!

Event Details

 

June 9 – Water Pollution
June 16- Water Pollution & Sea Turtles
June 23 & 30 – Recycling
July 7 & 14 – Sustainability
July 21 & 28 – Earth is a Filter

Contact Us

For more information, contact us at 920.490.9457 or info@gbbg.org.

Aug
18
Wed
Getaway Wednesdays: Discovery Station @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Free/Garden Member; Garden Admission/General Public
Aug 18 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Wednesdays, June 9–August 25

Stop by the Nielsen Children’s Garden for free, fun, hands-on activities and crafts your family can do at your own pace. Learn more about the world of horticulture and gain an appreciation for plants and nature.

Don’t forget that admission on BMO Harris Bank Getaway Wednesdays is BOGO free!

Event Details

 

June 9 – Water Pollution
June 16- Water Pollution & Sea Turtles
June 23 & 30 – Recycling
July 7 & 14 – Sustainability
July 21 & 28 – Earth is a Filter

Contact Us

For more information, contact us at 920.490.9457 or info@gbbg.org.

Aug
25
Wed
Getaway Wednesdays: Discovery Station @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Free/Garden Member; Garden Admission/General Public
Aug 25 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Wednesdays, June 9–August 25

Stop by the Nielsen Children’s Garden for free, fun, hands-on activities and crafts your family can do at your own pace. Learn more about the world of horticulture and gain an appreciation for plants and nature.

Don’t forget that admission on BMO Harris Bank Getaway Wednesdays is BOGO free!

Event Details

 

June 9 – Water Pollution
June 16- Water Pollution & Sea Turtles
June 23 & 30 – Recycling
July 7 & 14 – Sustainability
July 21 & 28 – Earth is a Filter

Contact Us

For more information, contact us at 920.490.9457 or info@gbbg.org.

Jan
21
Fri
CANCELED: Guided Snowshoe Hike @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Free/Garden Member Family or Adult; $5/General Public Family or Adult
Jan 21 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

This class has been canceled. 

Face coverings are strongly recommended for all guests in Garden buildings.

Garden Education Staff

Find a new way to have fun this winter! Learn the basics of snowshoeing as we head outside to explore ways that plants are adapted to survive winter and search for tracks and signs of animals. Dress in layers and be prepared to be outdoors for about 1 hour. Snowshoes are sized for ages 6 and up. Program will be held as a hike if there isn’t enough snow for snowshoes.

Registration

 

Please be aware that all programs, events, and policies are subject to change as the situation with the COVID–19 pandemic evolves. Watch for the latest updates via email, Facebook, and our website.

Don’t delay! Register right away as classes may fill quickly. We also value our instructors’ time, so classes may risk being canceled due to low early enrollment. Thank you!

After You Register

We will contact you the week of the program to confirm your enrollment. Please dress according to the weather for all outdoor programs. No rain or snow dates are planned. Classes open one half-hour before starting time.

Cancelations & Refunds

Classes canceled due to COVID-19, low enrollment or hazardous weather conditions are refunded automatically. You will be notified by phone if a program is canceled. In cases of inclement weather, call 920.491.3691 ext. 122 to check the status of the program. If you must cancel your registration for a program, your registration fees will be refunded if notice is received at least five days prior to the program. Green Bay Botanical Garden cannot refund fees requested on or after the start date of a program or for sessions missed due to student illness or other personal situations.

CONTACT US

For more information, contact Chip Refsguard, Education Coordinator, at 920.491.3691 Ext. 107 or crefsguard@gbbg.org.

Jan
29
Sat
Winter Celebration @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Free
Jan 29 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

 

girls playing in snow

Don’t let the weather keep you in – celebrate the season at the Garden with your family! This free event will feature self-guided, outdoor activities:

  • Explore the outdoors and discover intriguing winter facts
  • Uncover winter surprises on a scavenger hunt
  • Try your skills at snowshoeing (pending 6+ inches of snow, ages six and up)
  • Take home a winter craft kit while supplies last

Face coverings are strongly recommended for all guests in Garden buildings (ages 2 and up).

Contact Us

For event information, contact our Guest Experience Team at 920.490.9457 or info@gbbg.org.

Feb
2
Wed
Camp Series: Budding Buddies (Ages 3-5) @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Full Series: $35/Garden Member; $40/General Public; One Session: $15
Feb 2 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am

showing kids a garden tool

Face coverings are strongly recommended for all guests in Garden buildings.

For your safety and the safety of our instructors and staff, class sizes are limited and physical distancing and other precautions will be taken during all educational programs.

Budding Buddies

Wednesdays, February 2, 9, & 16 | 9:30-11 am

This nature day camp is specially designed for 3-5 year olds along with their adult buddy. Loaded with nature themed stories, crafts, hikes, and hands-on exploration, dress to journey outside, and go a new adventure every day!

One Day: $15

Register

 

Please be aware that all programs, events, and policies are subject to change as the situation with the COVID–19 pandemic evolves. Watch for the latest updates via email, Facebook, and our website.

Don’t delay! Register right away as classes may fill quickly. We also value our instructors’ time, so classes may risk being canceled due to low early enrollment. Thank you!

Presented in part by

Cornerstone Foundation logo

Contact Us

For more information about Camp sessions, contact our Education Coordinator, Chris ‘Chip’ Refsguard, at 920.491.3691 ext. 107 or crefsguard@gbbg.org.

Cancelation Policy

Cancelations can be made up to 2 weeks prior to the start of camp.  A $10 administrative fee is charged for all cancellations, the remainder will be refunded to you. No cancelations or refunds are available with less than two weeks notice. If camper must cancel for medical reasons, including COVID-19, full refunds are provided. To cancel, please call 491-3691 ext. 122.

Feb
4
Fri
FULL: Guided Snowshoe Hike @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Free/Garden Member Family or Adult; $5/General Public Family or Adult
Feb 4 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

This class if full and registration has closed. To be added to a waitlist, contact our Guest Experience Team at 920.490.9457.

Face coverings are strongly recommended for all guests in Garden buildings.

Garden Education Staff

Find a new way to have fun this winter! Learn the basics of snowshoeing as we head outside to explore ways that plants are adapted to survive winter and search for tracks and signs of animals. Dress in layers and be prepared to be outdoors for about 1 hour. Snowshoes are sized for ages 6 and up. Program will be held as a hike if there isn’t enough snow for snowshoes.

 

Please be aware that all programs, events, and policies are subject to change as the situation with the COVID–19 pandemic evolves. Watch for the latest updates via email, Facebook, and our website.

Don’t delay! Register right away as classes may fill quickly. We also value our instructors’ time, so classes may risk being canceled due to low early enrollment. Thank you!

After You Register

We will contact you the week of the program to confirm your enrollment. Please dress according to the weather for all outdoor programs. No rain or snow dates are planned. Classes open one half-hour before starting time.

Cancelations & Refunds

Classes canceled due to COVID-19, low enrollment or hazardous weather conditions are refunded automatically. You will be notified by phone if a program is canceled. In cases of inclement weather, call 920.491.3691 ext. 122 to check the status of the program. If you must cancel your registration for a program, your registration fees will be refunded if notice is received at least five days prior to the program. Green Bay Botanical Garden cannot refund fees requested on or after the start date of a program or for sessions missed due to student illness or other personal situations.

CONTACT US

For more information, contact Chip Refsguard, Education Coordinator, at 920.491.3691 Ext. 107 or crefsguard@gbbg.org.

Feb
8
Tue
Children’s Story Time @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Free/Garden Member; General Admission/General Public
Feb 8 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am

Story Time

Tuesdays, February 8–October 25

Take a break in the Garden for nature-themed stories and activities. In case of inclement weather, event will be moved indoors.

Contact Us

For more information, contact Chip Refsguard, Education Coordinator at 920.491.3691 ext. 107 or crefsguard@gbbg.org.

Feb
9
Wed
Camp Series: Budding Buddies (Ages 3-5) @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Full Series: $35/Garden Member; $40/General Public; One Session: $15
Feb 9 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am

showing kids a garden tool

Face coverings are strongly recommended for all guests in Garden buildings.

For your safety and the safety of our instructors and staff, class sizes are limited and physical distancing and other precautions will be taken during all educational programs.

Budding Buddies

Wednesdays, February 2, 9, & 16 | 9:30-11 am

This nature day camp is specially designed for 3-5 year olds along with their adult buddy. Loaded with nature themed stories, crafts, hikes, and hands-on exploration, dress to journey outside, and go a new adventure every day!

One Day: $15

Register

 

Please be aware that all programs, events, and policies are subject to change as the situation with the COVID–19 pandemic evolves. Watch for the latest updates via email, Facebook, and our website.

Don’t delay! Register right away as classes may fill quickly. We also value our instructors’ time, so classes may risk being canceled due to low early enrollment. Thank you!

Presented in part by

Cornerstone Foundation logo

Contact Us

For more information about Camp sessions, contact our Education Coordinator, Chris ‘Chip’ Refsguard, at 920.491.3691 ext. 107 or crefsguard@gbbg.org.

Cancelation Policy

Cancelations can be made up to 2 weeks prior to the start of camp.  A $10 administrative fee is charged for all cancellations, the remainder will be refunded to you. No cancelations or refunds are available with less than two weeks notice. If camper must cancel for medical reasons, including COVID-19, full refunds are provided. To cancel, please call 491-3691 ext. 122.

Feb
11
Fri
FULL: Guided Snowshoe Hike @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Free/Garden Member Family or Adult; $5/General Public Family or Adult
Feb 11 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

This class is full and registration is closed. To be added to a waitlist, contact our Guest Experience Team at 920.490.9457.

Face coverings are strongly recommended for all guests in Garden buildings.

Garden Education Staff

Find a new way to have fun this winter! Learn the basics of snowshoeing as we head outside to explore ways that plants are adapted to survive winter and search for tracks and signs of animals. Dress in layers and be prepared to be outdoors for about 1 hour. Snowshoes are sized for ages 6 and up. Program will be held as a hike if there isn’t enough snow for snowshoes.

 

Please be aware that all programs, events, and policies are subject to change as the situation with the COVID–19 pandemic evolves. Watch for the latest updates via email, Facebook, and our website.

Don’t delay! Register right away as classes may fill quickly. We also value our instructors’ time, so classes may risk being canceled due to low early enrollment. Thank you!

After You Register

We will contact you the week of the program to confirm your enrollment. Please dress according to the weather for all outdoor programs. No rain or snow dates are planned. Classes open one half-hour before starting time.

Cancelations & Refunds

Classes canceled due to COVID-19, low enrollment or hazardous weather conditions are refunded automatically. You will be notified by phone if a program is canceled. In cases of inclement weather, call 920.491.3691 ext. 122 to check the status of the program. If you must cancel your registration for a program, your registration fees will be refunded if notice is received at least five days prior to the program. Green Bay Botanical Garden cannot refund fees requested on or after the start date of a program or for sessions missed due to student illness or other personal situations.

CONTACT US

For more information, contact Chip Refsguard, Education Coordinator, at 920.491.3691 Ext. 107 or crefsguard@gbbg.org.